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Willington in Tolland County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Willington

 
 
Willington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, February 22, 2017
1. Willington Marker
Inscription.
Birthplace of
Jared Sparks
1789-1866. Historian
President of Harvard

 
Location. 41° 52.347′ N, 72° 13.039′ W. Marker is in Willington, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is on Tolland Turnpike (Connecticut Route 74) half a mile east of Seckar Road, on the right. Touch for map. This marker is next to the border of Willington and Ashford. Marker is in this post office area: Willington CT 06279, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This Edifice (approx. 2.4 miles away); Town of Willington, Connecticut (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Willington (approx. 2.4 miles away); Constitution Oak (approx. 4.8 miles away); Ashford (approx. 4.9 miles away); Mansfield (approx. 7.3 miles away); Captain Nathan Hale Monument (approx. 8.6 miles away); a different marker also named Constitution Oak (approx. 12.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Willington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Harvard University. (Submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
2. Jared Sparks. (Submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Education
 
The back of the Willington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, February 22, 2017
2. The back of the Willington Marker
The Marker is just west of the junction of Tolland Turnpike and Nott Highway. image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, February 22, 2017
3. The Marker is just west of the junction of Tolland Turnpike and Nott Highway.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 183 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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